Using tickler-files in a paperless GTD system

Today’s post is mainly in response to Jake’s explanation of the GTD rules that he choses to break, why he does so, and therein an attempted explanation of how a tickler-file system works. In his post, he calls the tickler-file system ‘43 folders‘, the latter is a branded website that focuses on such systems.

In this brief audio, I am explaining how classic David Allen tickler-file system works, and then going further to detail how I break that rule to suit my own heavily electronic GTD system.


Merging physical and electronic GTD systems